How to Install Yoga hammock at home in 2020

The Step-By-Step Guide

Sipping coffee and looking at the first yoga hammock you bought home? Well, I am sure the first thing on your mind is trying to figure out how to install it, right? Where to install it? What all parameters should be kept in mind? Firstly, you are the right spot and we have got that covered. So there’s no need to worry, sit back and follow our instructions.

 

Well, the yoga hammock is such a prop that is best suited to be set up outdoors. Outdoor setups are probably the fastest and easiest. All you have to do is just keep a keen eye for the perfect place to hang. Setup can done quickly by hanging it over your tree branch as long as it is strong or over your rig or even over an exposed beam in your garage, a yoga hammock set at a park. The major thing to look for is to ensure they are sturdy and strong enough to withhold the weight. However, there is no reason to get demoralize since there are tons of ways to work this in the house or studio as well.

Coming to the indoor installment of the yoga swing set, every house is different and unique. So please use this as a rough guide and make sure to always consult with a professional builder or a contractor before using it yourself. For a more durable, permanent and weather-proof option, you can set up your Aerial Yoga hammock Swing on a beam in your home. Let’s look at some of the options closely.

1. Use Existing Exposed Beams to Set Up yoga hammock

The first and most important thing to do here is to look around the house and nearby arena if you find a beam anywhere. If you are lucky enough to have an exposed beam somewhere in your home, then it is simply perfect. Within no time you’ll be set up and hanging upside down. Make sure to select a safe spot having at least 1-meter distance in all directions in order to move freely. This is the minimum amount of space required but remember more would be ideal.

  • Drape your ropes or straps over the pole or beam you’re using to hang the trapeze from. The two ends of each rope will hang down on either side.

  • Now carefully use your fingers to pull back the fabric on the carabiner clips of the main sling.
  • The next thing you do is clip through both the looped end of the rope as well as through the knotted end of the rope. If wrapping the straps over a beam thread one end of the straps through the loop on the other end. Pull tight
  • Now repeat the same with the carabiner clips on the handle sets. Clip one handle set to each side.
  • Place a cloth over the beam where the rope drops over and down to the floor.
  • Try and test the strength of the hammock if necessary and this would also give you the confidence of the work being done rightly.

Yes, just these four simple steps and the job done. Simple, right?

2.  Use Concrete Ceiling or Wooden Joists yoga hammock

This method is consider to be the most stable and permanent place to hang your trapeze. With the help of ceiling hooks, you can get yours done too. You can easily purchase ceiling hooks from a hardware store or the home furnishing stores for sure. 

WOOD BEAM: All you need is a wrench, power drill, two ceiling hooks, and the wood screws that come with it. The screws have a bolt head so you can tightly crank them deep into your wood mount.

  • Position your ceiling hooks 70 cm apart from each other and press them against the wood.
  • With a pencil, color in the circle where your screws will go in exactly.
  • Now take the power drill and make pilot holes for the wood screws. Make sure they are not too big or too small since the entire bolt needs to fit in.
  • Later slide the bolt inside them, tighten them and expand them.
  • The next step is to take the wrench, screw the plate to the ceiling tight and strong with two bolts per plate.
  • Follow the same instructions above for using the ropes to hang your rig.

 Yes, we agree, mounting the yoga hammock swing set on the ceiling is a little complicated and surely involves a bit of a technicality. If you feel this is not for you, you can always call a professional while hanging a yoga hammock to a ceiling using ceiling hooks.

CONCRETE: All you need is a wrench, a power drill, two ceiling hooks and do not forget the expanding concrete bolts that come with it.

  • Position your ceiling hooks 70 cm apart from each other and press them against the wood.
  • With a pencil, color in the circle where your screws will go in exactly.
  • Now take the power drill and make pilot holes for the wood screws. Make sure they are not too big or too small, since the entire bolt needs to fit in.
  • Later slide the bolts into the pilot holes, and tighten and expand them
  • The next step is to take the wrench, screw the plate to the ceiling tight and strong with two bolts per plate.
  • Follow the same instructions above for using the ropes to hang your rig.

Please Note: Mounting into concrete is the most uphill and complicated task. It not only requires an excellent electric drill to create the pilot holes but also very solid and perfect concrete. Well the wood screws, the pilot hole is simply a starter pack to the work ahead. With respect to the concrete bolts, the entire bolt needs to fit inside the pilot hole snugly.

If the aerial yoga hammock swing is not up to the mark, then sadly you will never be able to exploit the benefits out of it. Therefore, it is extremely important for you to check every minute details like the material of the fabric, it’s stitching, the installation methods, its weight load capacity, its handles etc. Triple sully, one year warranty, heavy-duty multiloop, safe and secure, premium-grade fabric, stainless steel carbine and an e-book for quick safety demonstration isn’t it the perfect and best yoga swing set from Yoga Swing Pro ™ ? What more could you ask for?

On the wall or in the doorway or on a wooden beam. You can do it all with the procedures provided above. Now that you know how to hang a yoga hammock swing, make sure to be the healthy and happy yogi that you want to be and don’t forget to inspire others too.